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Innovation Coordinator – Accelerator

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Commonwealth
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Boston, MA
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Published 25 days ago

Are you interested in working with private sector companies to address financial insecurity and the racial and gender wealth gap?. Do you have experience in consumer research and business communications? Commonwealth is seeking a full time Innovation Coordinator to join our Accelerator team. Come join our team if you have a track record of working independently and collaboratively to achieve goals and timelines, being flexible to address changing project needs, executing research projects, and crafting persuasive presentations and written communications for different audiences. 

Diversity of background and perspective are strengths that we value. We are committed to creating a diverse, committed, skilled and collaborative environment, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Commonwealth recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected statuses.


Position Overview:

Commonwealth is seeking a full time Innovation Coordinator to join our Accelerator team. This position is currently funded through 9/30/22 with the possibility of being extended past this date. The Innovation Coordinator will support projects focused on business-to-business engagement and consumer research to improve financial security for people who are financially vulnerable in the U.S. The ideal candidate will work both independently and collaboratively to achieve goals and timelines, be flexible to address shifting project needs, execute research projects and craft persuasive verbal and written communications for several audiences.


Responsibilities:

  • Support business development efforts with existing and potential private and public sector partners by identifying new potential partners, scheduling meetings, preparing supporting materials like agendas and slide decks, coordinating and participating in meetings, and preparing follow up from meetings.
  • Prepare supporting material and update existing project outreach materials as needed.
  • Support consumer and market research activities including research design, execution, analysis, and reporting .
  • Employ strong interpersonal skills to support relationships with financial service providers, employers, community groups, vendors and other critical partners.
  • Follow industry developments and study relevant consumer, industry and public policy issues.
  • Creatively problem-solve and collaborate with a small, results-oriented team to achieve strategic objectives.
  • Draft communications that describe the work to promote the dissemination of Commonwealth’s work.
  • Contribute to a positive organizational culture through consistent high energy, appetite for learning, eagerness to support colleagues and engaged participation on project teams.

Required Skills/Competencies:

  •  Strong project management skills with the ability to take initiative, set priorities, efficiently & effectively organize work, and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated research skills
  • Effective problem solver
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams and diverse groups of people; client services exposure a plus
  • Familiarity with financial technology innovations a plus
  • Passion for the mission of Commonwealth and driving social change through private sector partnerships

Are you interested in working with private sector companies to address financial insecurity and the racial and gender wealth gap?. Do you have experience in consumer research and business communications? Commonwealth is seeking a full…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Experience Level
    Intermediate
Salary
USD $46,000 - USD $49,000
/ year

Benefits

Our staff are the key to our success. We, therefore, offer a generous compensation and benefits package that includes a focus on a wide range of professional development opportunities and:

  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Short- and long-term disability insurance
  • Health Savings Account employer contributions
  • Retirement matching contributions
  • Generous paid vacation leave, sick leave, and 16 paid holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid volunteer time off
  • Flexible schedules and telework options

Our staff are the key to our success. We, therefore, offer a generous compensation and benefits package that includes a focus on a wide range of professional development…

Location

Remote
Work must be performed in or near Boston, MA
Associated Location
22 Batterymarch Street, Boston, MA 02109, United States
Suite 501

How to Apply

Please apply at: https://buildcommonwealth.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=18&source=aWQ9Nw%3D%3D

Include a cover letter that describes why you are interested in this role at Commonwealth along with a resume.


Commonwealth offers a competitive salary and benefits, commensurate with experience and skills.

Commonwealth provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Commonwealth complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Please apply at: https://buildcommonwealth.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=18&source=aWQ9Nw%3D%3D

Include a cover letter that describes why you are interested in this role at…

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